Psoriatic arthritis

Overview

Psoriatic arthritis is a type of inflammatory arthritis.

Symptoms

Symptoms include joint pain, stiffness, and swelling, which may flare and subside. Many people with the condition are affected by morning stiffness. Even mild skin psoriasis can have a significant degree of arthritis.

Treatments

Treatment may include medication to reduce inflammation, steroid injections, or joint replacement surgery.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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